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Say Goodbye to the Domino Sugar Sign

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Brooklyn's Domino Sugar sign will be dismantled this month. Help preserve its memory and celebrate the city's other iconic signs with the Signs of Summer contest. 

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Last Chance Foods

Last Chance Foods: Turning Host on Host for Food Fridays

Friday, November 01, 2013

Veteran host Leonard Lopate spoke about Food Fridays and the new three-ingredient challenge. Also, find out what food-related issues cause the most controversy and what kitchen tool is his favorite.

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Radiolab

You'd Look Great in This Hat

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Find out how you could win a hand-knitted hat, made by On the Media's Brooke Gladstone.

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On The Media

The Winner of the On the Media Hat Giveaway!

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Over the past couple of weeks, we ran a contest where we gave away a hat knitted by our host and managing editor Brooke Gladstone to one randomly selected new subscriber to our weekly newsletter. Here's a picture of one of Brooke's hats being modeled by Radiolab's Jad Abumrad. Doesn't it flatter?!:

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Transportation Nation

Your Feelings About Bikes, in 17 Syllables

Monday, September 16, 2013

Are you riding? Considering it? Angry at all the attention bikes get? Or excited to be a new bike share member? Get out your pens and poetry quills and join The Takeaway's Bike Haiku Challenge.

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The Greene Space

The Greene Space Giveaway Contest Rules

Thursday, May 30, 2013

HOW TO ENTER: Enter the Giveaway by submitting your first and last name, email address and phone number. Entries may be made here by 11:59pm ET June 2, 2013. No purchase or pledge necessary.

ELIGIBILITY: Anyone 18 years of age or older can enter the Giveaway except employees of New York Public Radio and its related organizations, their immediate family or persons living in the same household. Void where prohibited by law.

SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNER: The designated number of winners will be noted in the Giveaway description. Winners will be selected by a random drawing within 72 hours of the contest deadline and notified by email. If contact information is requested from winner and the winner does not respond by the deadline indicated in the email notification, the prize will be released to another winner. The chances of winning are dependent upon the number of entries. A list with the winners' names will be kept on file at New York Public Radio and are available by writing Listener Services, 160 Varick Street, New York, NY 10013 or emailing listenerservices@newyorkpublicradio.org

GENERAL: By participating in Giveaways, participants agree to these rules, and that NYPR, its agents and employees will have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind resulting from their use of the prize or their participation in the Giveaway. Prize is nontransferable and cannot be exchanged for cash. There can be no substitutions for a prize. New York Public Radio may use winners’ names for publicity purposes without further compensation. Taxes and expenses as a result of winning each prize are the responsibility of the winner.

New York Public Radio will not disclose any address, phone number, or email contact information without permission from the contest entrants unless otherwise noted in the Giveaway description.

RESTRICTIONS: Restrictions may apply. One entry per person. Anyone who enters multiple times may be disqualified.

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Radiolab

The Naming of the Shrew

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Something amazing is about to happen: you can claim a little piece of history by naming our long-lost common ancestor. We're not kidding -- the scientists who discovered the creature want your help, so we're holding a contest. Go!

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Radiolab

Radiolab Halloween Costume Contest

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Submit a photo of the Halloween costume you're creating this year, and Jad, Robert, & Lulu will pick a 2012 costume champ. Get all the details, enter your pic, and keep an eye on the competition here. Or if you have our mobile app, send us a photo right from your phone.

 

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Radiolab

Radiolab Remixed

Monday, July 02, 2012

Turning ideas into radio is one of the most exciting, frustrating, rewarding, and insanely fun things there is. Which got us thinking--why not ask you to join in on the fun? So we teamed up with Indaba for our first-ever remix competition. And now we get to play the winners.

 

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Features

Contest Aims to Turn Junk Significant: Just Add A Backstory

Friday, March 23, 2012

Rob Walker, co-editor of the new book "Significant Objects," and Studio 360's Kurt Andersen visited Vintage Thrift in Manhattan to find three prime examples of junk. Watch a video to see what they found here.

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Schoolbook

Students Win for Turning Lady Liberty Green

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Two students at a gifted and talented middle school in Brooklyn dazzled the French with their award-winning works that link the Statue of Liberty to an environmental theme. One, Hale Sheffield, a seventh grader, won a grand prize of round-trip tickets for two to Paris.

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Radiolab

Support Radiolab, & Enter to Win...

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Hey everybody. We rely on listeners like you to support Radiolab--your contributions help us pay for the show, and keep the podcast free. If you like what we do, and want to help us keep doing it, please chip in right now with an online contribution. And if you do, you'll automatically be entered to win an iPad2, courtesy of our friends at Tekserve.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Following-Up: Political Prediction Contest Winners

Friday, November 12, 2010

Before last week's election, we asked you to play pundit and pick the winning candidates and make other predictions. We now ask two contest winners to discuss their picks: Nick Rizzo, a freelance journalist who regularly writes about politics for Capital New York, and Jennifer Ambler, a Queens-based actress who also works as a temp/tax preparer/math tutor.

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Studio 360

Post-Art

Friday, April 30, 2010

Post-its - those handy little sticky notes - turn 30 this year.  To celebrate the milestone, 3M is inviting young people aged 11 - 18 to create Post-it art.  The winner will work with an artist to create the world's largest billboard made entirely of Post-it ...

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The New Yorker: Out Loud

Robert Mankoff and Zachary Kanin on cartoons

Monday, October 26, 2009

Robert Mankoff and Zachary Kanin discuss cartoons.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Uncommon Indicator: Energy Drinks Video

Sunday, June 14, 2009

Sure, the deadline for Your Uncommon Economic Indicators Video Contest is still a whole week away (June 21st), but sometimes turning in your work early has its benefits. In this case, we feature the first video submission to our contest created specifically as an uncommon economic indicator.

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The New Yorker: Out Loud

Francoise Mouly on the Eustace Tilley Contest

Monday, February 04, 2008

Francoise Mouly, talks about the nearly three hundred submissions to the Eustace Tilley Contest

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